Glyphs: An Introduction to Type Design with Sol Matas

Glyphs: An Introduction to Type Design with Sol Matas
29. Mai 2020
09:30 – 17:00
English Typedesign

Glyphs: An Introduction to Type Design with Sol Matas

→ This workshop is suitable for designers and those in love with typography. You don’t need to have any previous experience in type design, but you will have a better time if you have some experience drawing Bézier vectors (e.g., with Adobe apps such as Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop).

What you will learn:
In this one day session, you will be introduced to the type design process and you will have the essential technical knowledge to start your own font. You will create a font from scratch and after attending this workshop you will be able to continue the work on your font by yourself.

• Sketching
• Basics of drawing
• Digitizing, adding diacritical marks
• Spacing and kerning
• Generating the font and testing it in Adobe apps

At a glance

  • The workshop runs for seven hours plus breaks.
  • You must bring your own MacBook with a full or trial version of Glyphs 2 already installed. Download a free 30-day trial from
  • There are up to 15 participants. The workshop takes place from a minimum group size of 5 people.
  • The participation costs 130 € (incl. 19 % VAT).
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  • Kleine Gruppen persönlich betreut
  • Thematisch vielfältig


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  • Limitiert max. 16 Plätze
  • Intensive Stunden
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